The Team

Danielle Byars

Danielle Byars

Youth & Community Intern / Front of House Team

Danielle supports administration, coordination and pastoral care for young people on our Saturday Superstars programme, and supports the team in organising high-profile events such as the annual youth dance conference Dance Insights and Fresh 2014, the region’s annual youth dance showcase.

Sarah Lyon

Sarah Lyon

Youth & Community Dance Co-ordinator
sarahlyon@yorkshiredance.com

Sarah is responsible for our classes and programmes at Yorkshire Dance and around Leeds, including Saturday Superstars, Mind the Step, Leaps and Bounds and Yorkshire Dance Youth.

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Lauren Clarke

Assistant Studio Operations Manager
laurenclarke@yorkshiredance.com

Lauren supports the full-time Studio Operations Manager in running the reception area, liaising with all external hire requests and providing support to all Yorkshire Dance programme enquiries.

Antony Dunn

Antony Dunn

Marketing & Communications Manager
antonydunn@yorkshiredance.com
Direct line: 0113 259 5706

Antony manages media, marketing and communications for Yorkshire Dance.

Wieke Eringa (c) Yorkshire Dance

Wieke Eringa

CEO & Artistic Director

Wieke develops and maintains the overall strategy for Yorkshire Dance, ensures business viability and leads on programming artistic project work.

Gail Ferrin

Gail Ferrin

Youth & Community Dance Director
gailferrin@yorkshiredance.com

Gail is responsible for progression routes in dance, through classes, workshops, courses and projects, in Leeds and throughout the Yorkshire region.

Hollie Harkness-Gowers

Hollie Harkness-Gowers

Projects & Programmes Co-ordinator
hollieharknessgowers@yorkshiredance.com

Aimee Hitchen

Aimee Hitchen

Front of House Team

Ashlee Hitchen

Ashlee Hitchen

Front of House Team

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Maria Jardardottir

Front of House Team

Rachael Jones

Rachael Jones

Administrative Assistant
rachaeljones@yorkshiredance.com

Rachael supports the Administrative Director and staff team in the day-to-day running of Yorkshire Dance.

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Sarah Lyon

Youth & Community Dance Co-ordinator
sarahlyon@yorkshiredance.com

Sarah is responsible for our classes and programmes at Yorkshire Dance and around Leeds, including Saturday Superstars, Mind the Step, Leaps and Bounds and Yorkshire Dance Youth.

Jess Mahy

Jess Mahy

Front of House Team

Karina Nielsen

Karina Nielsen

Front of House Team

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Rachael O’Neill

Front of House Team

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Kirsty Redhead

Artist Development and Project Manager
kirstyredhead@yorkshiredance.com

Kirsty supports the Artistic Director in co-ordinating the artistic programme, this includes continuing professional development for choreographers and dancers, performances, and artistic projects.

Katie Roberts

Katie Roberts

Marketing & Development Intern
katieroberts@yorkshiredance.com

Katie supports the Marketing & Communications Manager, and is contributing to Yorkshire Dance’s ongoing fundraising work.

Hannah Robertshaw

Hannah Robertshaw

Youth & Community Dance Director
hannahrobertshaw@yorkshiredance.com
Direct line: 0113 259 5705

 

Judy Rose

Judy Rose

Finance Administrator
judyrose@yorkshiredance.com

Judy is responsible for the daily banking, financial record keeping, payroll and budget support for Yorkshire Dance.

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Andrea Smart

Administrative Director
andreasmart@yorkshiredance.com
Direct line: 0113 259 5710

Andrea has overall responsibility for administration, finance, personnel, building management and policy setting for Yorkshire Dance.

Katherine Tate

Katherine Tate

Front of House Team

Katrina Ward

Katrina Ward

Studio Operations Manager
katrinaward@yorkshiredance.com

Katrina is responsible for the hire, care and running of Yorkshire Dance’s building on Quarry Hill, Leeds.